Posts Tagged ‘Spruce Hill’

Hwæt! Beowulf & Grendel Coming To Mount Moriah

Hwæt! Beowulf & Grendel Coming To Mount Moriah

April 15, 2016  |  Morning Blend

First programming venture for Southwest Philly cemetery, Saffron’s predictions on Blatstein’s Broad & Washington tower, Spruce Hill residents not too keen on proposed replacement to burned-out building, panel to discuss poverty in North Philly, and Center City playground gets renovation funding > more

Drexel Expands Poplar Health Center

Drexel Expands Poplar Health Center

November 12, 2015  |  Morning Blend

A look at the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center, keeping up appearances in Spruce Hill, blighted lots cleaned up in Old City, subtractor sues over non-starter Francis Fields, and appreciating Philly's war memorials > more

Toward An Inclusive Revival Of Mayfair’s Frankford Ave

Toward An Inclusive Revival Of Mayfair’s Frankford Ave

April 23, 2015  |  Morning Blend

A bottom-top approach toward a BID, developers to explain their Spruce Hill mixed-use to residents, PHL expansion deal reached with neighbors, and life on Elfreth’s Alley > more

Seeing Between The Ci-Lines: St. Andrew's Chapel Awakened With Art And Geometry

Seeing Between The Ci-Lines: St. Andrew’s Chapel Awakened With Art And Geometry

February 27, 2015  |  Last Light

Temporary art installation Ci-Lines opens this Saturday inside the ornate, vacant St. Andrew's Chapel on Spruce Street in West Philly. We spoke with the project's artist Aaron Asis about community engagement, vacant and abandoned site activation, and urban preservation > more

East Passyunk's King of Jeans Deposed, Exiled To Northern Liberties

East Passyunk’s King of Jeans Deposed, Exiled To Northern Liberties

February 6, 2015  |  Morning Blend

An iconic sign in South Philadelphia removed, Dranoff to develop 73 condos for Two Liberty Place, Reynolds-Brown wants more green roofs, stalled redevelopment in Spruce Hill, and Philly firm dedicated to “creative” office spaces > more